"Promoting appropriate leadership for governance in Africa by shifting our focus from building the future for our youth, to building our youth for political leadership"
In the past fifty years, more than $1 trillion in development-related aid has been transferred from rich countries to Africa. Has this assistance improved the lives of Africans? No. In fact, across the continent, the recipients of this aid are not better off as a result of it, but worse—much worse. In Dead Aid, Dambisa Moyo describes the state of postwar development policy in Africa today and unflinchingly confronts one of the greatest myths ofRead more
By Salihu Moh. LukmanNigerian politics has been stagnant with practically the same features since 1999. It has remained about individual aspirations, vote buying, use of thugs for political campaigns, ballot box snatching and rigging during elections.Our politicians, with very little exception, are the promoters of these vices and our political parties the precursors and reservoirs. Issues and ideas are blatantly ignored. Therefore ideology and valuesRead more
'Corruption is one of the most formidable challenges to good governance, development and poverty reduction' in Africa says 2008 Transparency International Report. It has been said that corruption in Africa is like an advanced cancer or tumour that cannot be treated. Like cancer, corruption has tragically devastated African societies and made millions of people very poor. From South Africa to Egypt the tentacles of corruption reaches every where.Read more